W.A. Meroney

William A. Maroney

Full Name: William A. Maroney
Other surnames: Moroney
Date of birth: January 21, 1861
Date of death: May 22, 1905

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Chamber District Dates of Service Legislatures Party City/County Note Counties in District
H 37 Jan 8, 1895 - Jan 12, 1897 24th   Democrat Houston / Harris   Harris

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House District 37
Jan 8, 1895 - Jan 12, 1897
Legislatures: 24th  
Party: Democrat
Home City/County: Houston / Harris
Counties in district: Harris

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Resolutions and Journal entries

Other Resources

  • William A. Moroney [Maroney], birth date 1/21/1861 in Pennsylvania; death date 5/23/1905 in Houston, Harris County, Texas. Waters/Dumas Family Tree; citation to Houston Chronicle Obituaries, 1901-1905. Ancestry.com.
  • W.A. Maroney, postoffice Houston, Democrat. Biennial Report of the Secretary of State of the State of Texas: List of Senators and Representatives.
  • Census of 1900 - William A. Moroney, Houston, Harris County, born March 1859 in Pennsylvania, age 41, wife Margaret. FamilySearch.
  • William A. Moroney (1861-1905), burial in Washington Cemetery, Houston, Harris County. Find a Grave.
  • Obituary, W.A. Moroney, 5/23/1905, p. 5. "W.A. Moroney at one time represented this district in the state legislature and was widely known. Before going to the legislature he was chief of the blacksmith department in the Southern Pacific shops." Death date Monday, 5/22/1905. Houston Chronicle.
  • W.A. Moroney. Members of the Texas Congress 1836-1845; Members of the Texas Legislature 1846-2004, 2005.
  • Obituary, W.A. Maroney, The Houston Post, 5/23/1905, p. 7, "formerly representative to the State legislature from this district," 44 years of age. Portal to Texas History (University of North Texas Libraries).


  • Photograph. W.A. Meroney, 24th Legislature, State Preservation Board

Composite Photographs on Display in the Capitol

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24th R.S. - 1895
Insurance, Statistics, and History  
Internal Improvements  
Mining and Minerals  
Privileges and Elections  

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